Uganda's Cranes Beat Egypt in World Cup Qualifier

Emmanuel Okwi scored a fine individual goal as the Cranes topped Group E with a 1-0 win over Egypt in a 2018 World Cup Qualifier played at the Mandela National Stadium.



Emmanuel Okwi of Uganda battles against Abouzeid Mohamed of Egypt during the World Cup Qualifiers at Mandela Stadium, Namboole.

  • Uganda/Egypt:   Only As Sweet As It Lasts - Coach Basena

    Monitor, 1 September 2017

    Moses Basena is quick to brush aside Uganda Cranes' memorable 1-0 victory over Egypt at Namboole on Thursday ahead of Tuesday's 2018 World Cup qualifying return leg in Alexandria… Read more »

  • Uganda/Egypt:   Coach Basena Calls for Calm Amid Egypt Euphoria

    Monitor, 1 September 2017

    The scenes that greeted Cranes 1-0 win over Egypt was that of excitement, relief and probably a sense that the Cranes had earned a significant win in on the road to the 2018 World… Read more »

  • Uganda/Egypt:   Okwi Stars As Cranes Down Egypt

    Monitor, 31 August 2017

    Emmanuel Okwi scored a fine individual goal as the Cranes gained leadership of Group E with a 1-0 win over Egypt in a 2018 World Cup Qualifier played at Mandela National Stadium on… Read more »

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